|Link to our Torch accessories page.
We only state the info supplied by the manufacturer and add anything we are able to test.
Traditional bulbs with high-light output from heated filaments in either an empty vacuum or one filled with a gas for increased output and longer life.
Increased battery life by up to 10x that of incandescent bulbs.
|Very dark day
|Designed to force forward otherwise wasted light.
|Used for a far reaching beam.
|Produces a shorter but higher quality beam.
|One of the most common as it offers good water resistances and little can go wrong. Requires two hands free to twist on/off.
|Fairly common alternative for one handed on/off. Used on many economy torches. Hard to waterproof.
|Found on larger Mag-Lites with a waterproof rubber seal.
|Used on most of our torches. On/Off by thumb pressure. Good choice for tactical torches and often allows for the fitting of a pressure pad tail.
|Lithium Coin Cells
|Very small batteries found in many keychain torches and lasers.
|High output batteries each providing 3 volts.
|Most effective in keychain lights and used in batches in headlamps and some pocket torches.
|The most common and widely available format in all types of torch.
|Used in large and heavy torches for long run times.
|The most common widely available battery type.
|Reduced running costs in place of Alkaline batteries. However lower output and run times.
|Used for high-drain devices. Light-weight and cope well with low temperatures. AA and CR123a format. 10 year shelf life.
|Rechargeable Lithium Ion
|Reduced running costs. RCR123a and many more.